What We Believe
Rochester Christian Church is a Christian fellowship wishing to serve the community through it’s diverse ministries. Young and old, married and single, parents and children, people from all walks of life and many different languages, having one thing in common– a desire to know God and share the message of hope with other people…people like you!
ROCHESTER CHRISTIAN CHURCH MINISTRIES — A FULL GOSPEL CHURCH
Rochester Christian Church Ministries “earnestly contends for the faith which was once delivered unto the saints,” and humbly declares her allegiance to the whole counsel of God as given in the Word of God.
…the Bible is the inspired and only infallible and authoritative written Word of God. II Timothy 3:15,16)
…there is one God, eternally existent in three persons: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost.
(Deuteronomy 6:4; Matthew 28:19; Mark 12:29)
…in the virgin birth of Christ; His atoning death; and His resurrection and ascension.
(Isaiah 7:14; Romans 8:34; Acts 1:10)
…in Salvation through the blood of Jesus Christ. (I John 5:10; Romans 10:13-15)
…in water baptism by immersion. (Matthew 28:19)
…the redemptive work of Christ on the cross provides healing of the human body.
(Isaiah 53:5; Matthew 8:16, 17; James 5:13, 14)
…in the baptism in the Holy Spirit with the initial evidence of speaking in other tongues.
(Acts 2:4; 10:44-46; 15:8, 9)
…in the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit who enables a believer to live a holy life.
(Hebrews 12:14; I Peter 1:15, 16)
…in the second coming of Jesus Christ. (Acts 24:15; Luke 14:14; Revelation 19:7-9)
OUR CORE VALUES
Rochester Christian Church Ministries is committed to operating both corporately and individually, in a way that reflects these values. Beginning with purity of heart and culminating in a lifestyle that honors God.
Christian Self Image
Cross Cultural Missions
Celebration worship and prayer
Character more important that talent
Faithfulness in permanence of marriage
Encourage the God-given gifts in men as well as women
Encourage the God-given gifts in members of all races and ethnic groups
It is always appropriate for anyone, at any time to hold us accountable for this pledge.
Ministry to the Lord
Our first sacrifice is to offer our sacrifice of praise;
and our first work is to humble ourselves in His presence.
Ministry to the Saints
As fellow believers and partners in this calling, saints are to edify, care for and love one another as fellow saints. Acts 2:44-47
Ministry to the World
The priority of ministry is the believers and the priority of the ministry is evangelism. Evangelism is the by-product so spiritual life flowing from a healthy body nourished through worship and fellowship.
In Short, the mission of Rochester Christian Church Ministries International is to exalt the Lord, equip the believers and impact the world with the message of hope.